MMK Girls Win District Opener

The Mary M. Knight girls’ basketball team won their Class 1B Southwest District 4 opener, knocking off Three Rivers Christian 44 to 31.

The Lady Owls advance to the second round Saturday and take on Columbia Adventist Academy. The game will be played at Ilwaco High School. Tip off is 6:00 PM. The winner of the game will advance to the District Championship and earns a spot in the Regional Round of the State Tournament while the loser’s season would come to an end. The Kodiaks have only lost two games this season but the have lost three straight to the MMK girls. The last CAA win over the Owls was 46 to 42 on February 19, 2011.